Author: Linda Epstein

Milwaukee County, Wisconsin applies exposition tax to prepared foods.

Wisconsin’s Milwaukee County Applies “Exposition Tax” on Prepared Food

February 10, 2017, 12:00 pm EDT in Blog, Enterprise Sales Tax

The City of Milwaukee created the “Wisconsin Center Tax District” for the purpose of acquiring and managing exposition center facilities. This local exposition district adopted several taxes to fund these facilities.Some examples of the newly-imposed taxes include a 0.5 percent food and beverage tax, a 2.5 percent basic room...

Vermont’s Exemption on Cloud Computing

Vermont’s Exemption on Cloud Computing

October 19, 2016, 6:00 am EDT in Blog, Enterprise Sales Tax, Value-Added Tax

Last year Vermont enacted legislation to be exempted from taxation sales of cloud computing (also known as remotely accessed prewritten software, Software-as-a-Service, “SaaS”, or ASP). A Brief Legislative History In 2010, Vermont issued a technical bulletin that interpreted existing law as imposing tax on prewritten software regardless of how the software was...